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Catalogs of exhibitions organized by Curt Valentin, 1929-1948

Catalogs of exhibitions organized by Curt Valentin, 1929-1948

Valentin, Curt, 1902-1954

Dealer, Gallery director

Collection Information

Size: 0.4 linear ft. (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: 101 catalogs of exhibitions organized by Valentin at Galerie Alfred Flechtheim in Berlin, 1929, and at Buchholz Gallery in New York City, 1937-1948. Also found is one undated Christmas card.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art dealer and gallery director; New York, N.Y. Valentin came to the U.S. from Germany in 1937. He worked at the Buchholz Gallery, which he took over and renamed the Curt Valentin Gallery. The gallery closed in 1955.

Provenance

Donated 1977 by Jane Wade Lombard, a former employee of Valentin.

Related Materials

Buchholz Gallery records also located at: Harvard Art Museums.

Buchholz Gallery records also located at: Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 5742 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Catalogs of exhibitions organized by Curt Valentin, 1929-1948. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.